Thursday’s Child

(1943)

Film | B&W
| Stars: Sally Ann Howes, Wilfrid Lawson, Kathleen O’Regan

A child from an ordinary family has success in films and it causes problems at home

Cast

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Sally Ann Howes
Fennis Wilson
Wilfrid Lawson
Frank Wilson
Kathleen O’Regan
Ellen Wilson
Stewart Granger, famous British film star who later made his name in Hollywood, poses for a promotional photo in the mid-1940s
David Penley
Eileen Bennett
Phoebe Wilson
Marianne Davis
Gloria Dewey
Gerhard Kempinski
Rudi Kauffmann
British actor Felix Aylmer wears a white dinner jacket and bow tie
Mr Keith
Margaret Yarde
Mrs Chard
Vera Bogetti
Madame Felicia
Percy Walsh
Charles Lennox
Michael Allen
Jim Wilson
Margaret Drummond
Wendy Keith
Ronald Shiner
Joe
Anthony Holles
Roy Todd
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Main title from Thursday’s Child (1943).  A child from an ordinary family has success in films and it causes problems at home

Thursday’s Child (1943) Opening Credits

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Main title from Thursday’s Child (1943). A child from an ordinary family has success in films and it causes problems at home.

Penley (Stewart Granger) explains to Phoebe (Eileen Bennett) as to why he won’t help her work in the film industry – much to her annoyance!  Fennis (Sally Ann Howes) is caught in the middle

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Penley (Stewart Granger) explains to Phoebe (Eileen Bennett) as to why he won’t help her work in the film industry – much to her annoyance! Fennis (Sally Ann Howes) is caught in the middle.

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Thursday’s Child DVD from Network and The British Film
Stewart Granger (as David Penley) and Eileen Bennett (as Phoebe Wilson) in a screenshot from Thursday’s Child (1943) (4)
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Lobby card from Thursday’s Child (1943) (1)
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Main title from Thursday’s Child (1943)
Poster for Thursday’s Child (1943) (1)